Ballooning

Gently take to the altitudes and enjoy the spectacular views from a hot-air balloon.

From the Mongolfiere brothers to Hot-air balloons

Ballooning in Burgundy

Ready to take-off with Air-Escargot

Pierre Bonet skillfully inflates two balloons for a spectacular launch at Gissey sur Ouche along the Burgundy Canal.

Enjoy the delights of floating over the villages, forests and landscape, it is an unforgettable experience. With take-offs early in the morning or late afternoon, balloon flights offer an exciting and spectacular view of the countryside.

Mongolfière (hot air ballooning) was born in the Burgundy region with the great imagination of the two Mongolfièr brothers. Whilst you are in the area embark on a fantastic adventure. Flying, over vineyards, the canal, Saône river valley, it is always fun and a great experience.

Chalon balloon festival

The balloon festival at Chalon sur Saône is held every June, there is a massive 40 balloon take off which is very spectacular.

The three main ballooning companies flying in Burgundy listed in alphabetical order. Use the links to view the web sites and contact them directly.

 

  • AIR ADVENTURES
    2, rue Dessous 21320 Chailly sur Armançon
    Tel : +33 3 80 90 74 23
    Fax : +33 3 80 90 72 86
    www.airadventures.fr
  • AIR ESCARGOT
    Le Bourg 71150 Remigny
    Tel : +33 3 85 87 12 30
    Fax : +33 3 85 87 08 84
    www.air-escargot.com
  • FRANCE MONTGOLFIERES Inc.
    24, rue de Paris 77420 CHAMPS sur MARNE
    Tel: +33 1 60 95 15 86
    Fax: +33 1 60 06 28 07
    www.franceballoons.com